Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (UPWr) is one of the best specialized universities in Poland with its main focus on veterinary science, food technology, life sciences, and related fields. UPWr is best known for its Veterinary Medicine program and for its research in food science and technology.

Both the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and the Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Science have been awarded the highest possible grade for research excellence (A+) in Poland. The University is also featured in the Shanghai Ranking among the best universities in the world in categories Food Science & Technology and Veterinary Medicine. When it comes to international cooperation, UPWr has signed bilateral agreements with 52 universities. One of those partnerships, with Miguel Hernandez University of Elche in Spain, resulted in a new double master's degree in food technology, which is planned to launch for the first time in the spring of 2022.

Student Life

Students are the soul of every university. At UPWr you will have the opportunity to become a member of a student research association, to take advantage of our sport facilities, or even train with the university’s sports association in one of 17 disciplines they offer. UPWr also fosters artistic groups which pride themselves on local and international achievements and tours around the globe: the University Folk Dance and Song Group ‘Jedliniok’ and the University Choir. Apart from activities offered by the university, the city of Wrocław is a great place to be for every student: multicultural, open to new ideas and challenges, famous for its hospitality. Excellent quality of life in Wroclaw is reflected in its cultural and entertainment offer - over two hundred restaurants, bars and clubs set in and around a stunningly-renovated Market Square, plus a full calendar of cultural events and festivals to keep every cosmopolitan resident happy. Thanks to all this, Wroclaw was chosen the European Capital of Culture in 2016 and won the competition for the European Best Destination in 2018.

Available Programmes

Bookmark Course Programme Degree Level Duration Tuition
Agriculture, Forestry, & Fishery Veterinary Medicine Masters 5,5 years (11 semesters) 17 500 PLN (ca 4000 EUR) per semester
Culinary Arts Double Diploma MSc in Food Technology Masters 1,5 years (3 semesters) free for the first batch of students

FAQs

How do I apply?

Please register in our application system, fill in your application, and submit it to receive feedback. Then, after you are admitted to the course, you will need to submit paper documents. A step by step guide to the application process is available here.

How much is tuition?

Tuition depends on the course. A list of fees for all programs is available here.

Does the university provide accommodation?

Yes, we offer accommodation in six different dorms. You can explore your options here.

What are the most popular programs at UPWr?

The most popular program among our international students is veterinary medicine in English. You can find out more here on our website.

Can I see some student testimonies?

Some of our students have shared their experience studying at UPWr. You can read their opinions here.

Address

Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences ul. Norwida 25 50-375 Wrocław Poland

Poland